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The process or activity of moving

movement

noun

the process of moving things from one place to another

transit

noun

the activity or process of moving someone or something from one place to another

motion

noun

the process or action of moving

mover

noun

someone or something that moves at a particular speed or in a particular way

transfer

noun

the act of moving, or of being moved from one place to another

locomotion

noun

the way that something such as an animal or a vehicle moves

disturbance

noun

the act of making something move

flight

noun

the act or process of moving through the air, or the ability to move through the air

action

noun

the movement of an object as it works or makes progress, especially a particular kind of movement

manoeuvre

noun

an action or movement that you need care or skill to do

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